Book: "Negroes and the Gun: The Black Tradition of Arms"

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Re: Book: "Negroes and the Gun: The Black Tradition of Arms"

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Post by G40yes » Thu Feb 14, 2019 6:41 pm

:clapping: :rules: :patriot:
This is a very good book, I learned a lot about parts of our US history that I didn’t hear or read in school.
.. tyrants accomplish their purposes ...by disarming the people, and making it an offense to keep arms. - Supreme Court Justice Joseph Story, 1840


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Re: Book: "Negroes and the Gun: The Black Tradition of Arms"

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Post by BSHII » Thu Feb 14, 2019 7:28 pm

A lot of people forget that the law against carrying in Texas is a Jim Criw law dating back to 1873 that was passed for the purpose of disarming blacks.

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